Mozilla Jetpack talk at #OpenCamp

Here is the background for my JetPack talk next week: I will be talking and hacking about: 0. What is an Addon and why we should create more of them. 1. What is XUL and what is JetPack about. 2. JetPack Architecture and structure. 3. JetPack API (panel, widget and more). 4. How to write…

Get current active theme in #JetPack

I need to know ID of current active Firefox Persona in order to get the textcolor value from users.pref to be able to display different icons on my widget, because I don’t wont to display blue icon on blue background. This tutorial shows: How to access Addon Manager from a JetPack script How to get…

Is it (Mozilla) Jetpack still confusing?

If you want to create an unique technology maybe you should to create an unique name or create an unique strategy to connect the term with your technology and leave others alone :) Currently there are a lot of JetPack terms related to technology: 0. JetPack me – Great, great WordPress plugin 1. Microsoft JetPack…

Jetpack.ruble 0.2

My jetpack.ruble project has a new version. Hooray. The idea is to provide a rapid development tools for opensource IDE called Aptana, as a part of a bigger project to provide such tools for all Open Source tools we’re using. Of course it’s still experimental, but as soon as I found some time I will…

JetPack offline and a JetHack idea.

I will be leading a JetPack session during OpenCamp in Sofia. This will be regular session with slides, code examples and some quick hacks, but I think this approach is some kind of wrong. JetHack? I am thinking about something like a Bootcamp or HackCamp where we gather together Java script programmers, Jquery meetupers, CSS…